Adir Jan

Best defined as Cosmopolitan Kurdesque, Adir Jan is a melting pot of Mid-Easterranean sounds and rhythms, progressively combined with traditional, progressive pop, rock and psychedelic harmonies. Songs in…

Baba Zula

Born in Istanbul in 1996, Baba ZuLa features founding members Levent Akman (spoons, percussions, machines, toys), Murat Ertel (electric saz and other stringed instruments, vocals, oscillators, theremin), as…

Barış K.

Barış K’s been deejaying at Istanbul’s venues and events since 1997. Together with fellow DJ Ismet, he hosted Istanbul’s first funk-soul parties. Thanks to the abundance of old…

Booty Carrell

I started DJing under the name of Booty Carrell around 2002, probably at Club2 in Munich. The name comes from a semi-lucid dream I had around eight in…

Daughters and Sons of Gastarbeiters

Sie folgten ihren Eltern aus den Dörfern Anatoliens, Südeuropas, des Balkans nach Deutschland oder kamen in einem Arbeiterviertel der Bundesrepublik zur Welt. Ihre Väter und Mütter sollten in…

Gazino Neukölln

Gazino Neukölln is a Berlin based band playing re-makes and mash-ups of Arabesque/ Pop hits primarily from Turkey. The band consists of women and non-binary members, who made…

İnsanlar

Insanlar (literally Humankind in Turkish, but with a deeper and esoteric meaning behind) got together first in the last months of 2010 – with Baris K and Cem…

Karmatürji

KARMATÜRJI is the musical project of Ceyhun Kaya and Petra Nachtmanova in collaboration with the famous Berliner DJ and activist Ipek Ipekcioglu. Their sound is mostly electronic and…

Kit Sebastian

Kit Sebastian is a duo formed in London by Kit Martin and Merve Erdem, spread between Turkey and France. Kit Martin is a musician who lives between London…

Lia Şahin

Die übliche beatboxende rothaarige deutsche transgender Frau mit türkischem Migrationsvordergrund, digga. Lia Şahin bricht mit ihrer Art und Weise viele Gedanken und musikalische Grenzen auf. Sie arbeitet seit…